Auction Lots

The Spring Art Sale

DATE: 15/03/2019

A sale of selected pictures from local, national & international estates and private vendors.
To include: traditional 19th century art, Staithes Group and marine, portraits, 20th century & contemporary works

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Lot 1

Albert George Stevens (Staithes Group 1863-1925): Whitby Market Place, watercolour signed 36cm x 26...

Albert George Stevens (Staithes Group 1863-1925): Whitby Market Place, watercolour signed 36cm x 26cm


5015

Sold For £650

Lot 2

Walter Emsley (British 1860-1938): Tate Hill Pier Whitby, watercolour signed 26cm x35cm ...

Walter Emsley (British 1860-1938): Tate Hill Pier Whitby, watercolour signed 26cm x35cm

Estimate : £400 - £600

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 3

John Bowman (Staithes Group 1872-?): 'Little Gossips Runswick Bay', oil on canvas signed and dated ...

John Bowman (Staithes Group 1872-?): 'Little Gossips Runswick Bay', oil on canvas signed and dated 1905, old title label verso 39cm x 29cm


5018

Sold For £2000

Lot 4

Robert Hope (Scottish 1869-1936): 'Near East Linton' East Lothian, oil on canvas laid on panel sign...

Robert Hope (Scottish 1869-1936): 'Near East Linton' East Lothian, oil on canvas laid on panel signed, titled on the slip 30cm x 25cm


3060

Sold For £550

Lot 5

Robert Hope (Scottish 1869-1936): 'Blackthorn in Bloom Cockburnspath' Scottish Borders, oil on canv...

Robert Hope (Scottish 1869-1936): 'Blackthorn in Bloom Cockburnspath' Scottish Borders, oil on canvas laid on panel signed, original title label verso 34cm x 25cm


5012

Sold For £600

Lot 6

Percy Herbert Portsmouth (British 1874-1953): 'Cockburnspath Cove Harbour' Scottish Borders, oil on...

Percy Herbert Portsmouth (British 1874-1953): 'Cockburnspath Cove Harbour' Scottish Borders, oil on panel signed, titled verso 24cm x 34cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


16

Sold For £100

Lot 7

James William Booth (Staithes Group 1867-1953): Milking Time Town End Farm Nr. Ellerby Whitby, oil ...

James William Booth (Staithes Group 1867-1953): Milking Time Town End Farm Nr. Ellerby Whitby, oil on board signed 21cm x 29cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


5018

Sold For £280

Lot 8

Frederic William Jackson (Staithes Group 1859-1918): 'On the Canal Bank', watercolour signed, origi...

Frederic William Jackson (Staithes Group 1859-1918): 'On the Canal Bank', watercolour signed, original title label verso 27cm x 38cm


B29425

Sold For £400

Lot 9

M Lies**** ? (Early 20th century): Dutch Canal scene, oil on canvas indistinctly signed 27cm x 37cm...

M Lies**** ? (Early 20th century): Dutch Canal scene, oil on canvas indistinctly signed 27cm x 37cm


3082

Sold For £240

Lot 10

Willem George Frederik Jansen (Dutch 1871-1949): Kelp Gathering on the Beach, oil on canvas signed ...

Willem George Frederik Jansen (Dutch 1871-1949): Kelp Gathering on the Beach, oil on canvas signed 49cm x 69cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


R8117

Sold For £1900

Lot 11

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): Early Morning Runswick Bay, pencil and watercolour heighte...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): Early Morning Runswick Bay, pencil and watercolour heightened in white signed 49cm x 61cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


5033

Sold For £800

Lot 12

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): Whitby Swing Bridge, watercolour and gouache signed 14cm x...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): Whitby Swing Bridge, watercolour and gouache signed 14cm x 19.5cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


3094

Sold For £500

Lot 13

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): Figures working on the Boats at Low Tide Whitby Harbour, w...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): Figures working on the Boats at Low Tide Whitby Harbour, watercolour with gouache signed 21.5cm x 27cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


W16803

Sold For £600

Lot 14

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'On the Shore Runswick Bay', watercolour heightened in whi...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'On the Shore Runswick Bay', watercolour heightened in white signed, titled verso 12cm x 16.5cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


5033

Sold For £220

Lot 15

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'On the Beach Seaton Carew', watercolour heightened in whi...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'On the Beach Seaton Carew', watercolour heightened in white signed, titled verso 12cm x 16.5cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


B17042

Sold For £220

Lot 16

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'Langstrath' Lake District, watercolour signed and dated '...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'Langstrath' Lake District, watercolour signed and dated '65, 46cm x 60cm Provenance: with T B & R Jordan Fine Paintings Stockton on Tees, label verso DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot

Estimate : £300 - £400

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Lot Unsold

Lot 17

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'Borrowdale', oil on board signed, titled verso 50cm x 62c...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'Borrowdale', oil on board signed, titled verso 50cm x 62cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot

Estimate : £400 - £600

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 18

H W***gley (Early 20th century): Lake District scene, oil on board indistinctly signed 29cm x 39cm ...

H W***gley (Early 20th century): Lake District scene, oil on board indistinctly signed 29cm x 39cm

Estimate : £200 - £300

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 19

John Charles Moody (British 1884-1962): Anglers by a Stream, watercolour and charcoal signed 36cm x...

John Charles Moody (British 1884-1962): Anglers by a Stream, watercolour and charcoal signed 36cm x 47cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot

Estimate : £120 - £180

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 20

Frederick (Fred) Stead (British 1863-1940): Yorkshire Dales River Scene, watercolour signed 36cm x ...

Frederick (Fred) Stead (British 1863-1940): Yorkshire Dales River Scene, watercolour signed 36cm x 50cm

Estimate : £200 - £300

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 21

Fred Lawson (British 1888-1968): Castle Bolton Village with a Covering of Snow, watercolour signed ...

Fred Lawson (British 1888-1968): Castle Bolton Village with a Covering of Snow, watercolour signed 27cm x 37cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


B46165

Sold For £180

Lot 22

Fred Lawson (British 1888-1968): Trees near a Barn, watercolour pen and ink signed 30cm x 38cm DDS...

Fred Lawson (British 1888-1968): Trees near a Barn, watercolour pen and ink signed 30cm x 38cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


5023

Sold For £150

Lot 23

Fred Lawson (British 1888-1968): Trees at Castle Bolton, watercolour signed, titled verso 25cm x 30...

Fred Lawson (British 1888-1968): Trees at Castle Bolton, watercolour signed, titled verso 25cm x 30cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


232

Sold For £150

Lot 24

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'Near Keswick Derwentwater', pastel signed and titled on t...

Robert Leslie Howey (British 1900-1981): 'Near Keswick Derwentwater', pastel signed and titled on the mount 19cm x20cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


W16803

Sold For £150

Lot 25

James Ulric Walmsley (British 1860-1954): Robin Hood's Bay, watercolour signed 19cm x 27cm DDS - A...

James Ulric Walmsley (British 1860-1954): Robin Hood's Bay, watercolour signed 19cm x 27cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


3010

Sold For £600

Lot 26

Richard Marshall (British 1944-2006): Overlooking Staithes Beck, oil on board signed 24cm x 29cm D...

Richard Marshall (British 1944-2006): Overlooking Staithes Beck, oil on board signed 24cm x 29cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


B366

Sold For £500

Lot 27

Pat Faust (British fl.1950-2000): 'Wash Day Staithes', pastel signed 43cm x 69cm DDS - Artist's re...

Pat Faust (British fl.1950-2000): 'Wash Day Staithes', pastel signed 43cm x 69cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


2228

Sold For £80

Lot 28

James Watson (Staithes Group 1851-1936): 'Runswick Bay', oil on board signed and titled 16cm x 23cm...

James Watson (Staithes Group 1851-1936): 'Runswick Bay', oil on board signed and titled 16cm x 23cm


5015

Sold For £240

Lot 29

James Watson (Staithes Group 1851-1936): 'Runswick Bay', oil on board signed and titled 16cm x 23cm...

James Watson (Staithes Group 1851-1936): 'Runswick Bay', oil on board signed and titled 16cm x 23cm

Estimate : £200 - £400

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 30

Kate E Booth (British fl.1850-1898): 'The Way by the Cliff' - Lady Palmer's Cottage Runswick Bay, w...

Kate E Booth (British fl.1850-1898): 'The Way by the Cliff' - Lady Palmer's Cottage Runswick Bay, watercolour signed and titled, also titled verso 34cm x 51cm


5029

Sold For £170

Lot 31

Tom Seymour (British 1844-1904): Fisher Folk on the Beach at Robin Hoods Bay, oil on canvas signed ...

Tom Seymour (British 1844-1904): Fisher Folk on the Beach at Robin Hoods Bay, oil on canvas signed 40cm x 60cm


3010

Sold For £360

Lot 32

John C Syer (British 1844-1912): Tin Ghaut and Dock End Whitby, pair oils on canvas signed 40cm x 2...

John C Syer (British 1844-1912): Tin Ghaut and Dock End Whitby, pair oils on canvas signed 40cm x 25cm (2)

Estimate : £300 - £500

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Lot Unsold

Lot 33

Walter Linsley Meegan (British c1860-1944): Scarborough and Whitby, pair oils on canvas signed 24cm...

Walter Linsley Meegan (British c1860-1944): Scarborough and Whitby, pair oils on canvas signed 24cm x 35cm (2)


W14377

Sold For £400

Lot 34

William Midgley (British fl.1890-1933): 'Landing the Catch Scarborough', oil on panel signed, title...

William Midgley (British fl.1890-1933): 'Landing the Catch Scarborough', oil on panel signed, titled and dated 1889 on the slip 29cm x 47cm


5018

Sold For £750

Lot 35

Mary E Jackson (British early 20th century): Scarborough from Cornelian Bay, watercolour signed &am...

Mary E Jackson (British early 20th century): Scarborough from Cornelian Bay, watercolour signed & dated 1917, 46cm x 70cm Provenance: Jackson was a student of Frederick William Booty (1840-1924)


141

Sold For £190

Lot 36

Frederick William Booty (British 1840-1924): The North Side of Filey Brigg, watercolour signed and ...

Frederick William Booty (British 1840-1924): The North Side of Filey Brigg, watercolour signed and dated 1907, 48cm x 73cm

Estimate : £400 - £500

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 37

Frank Rousse (British fl.1897-1917): Fishing Boats in Whitby Harbour, watercolour signed 35cm x 53c...

Frank Rousse (British fl.1897-1917): Fishing Boats in Whitby Harbour, watercolour signed 35cm x 53cm


W17297

Sold For £260

Lot 38

Frank Rousse (British fl.1897-1917): 'Yarmouth', watercolour signed titled and dated '97, 23cm x 40...

Frank Rousse (British fl.1897-1917): 'Yarmouth', watercolour signed titled and dated '97, 23cm x 40cm

Estimate : £200 - £300

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 39

Frank Rousse (British fl.1897-1917): Low Tide Belle Island Whitby, watercolour signed 28cm x 38cm ...

Frank Rousse (British fl.1897-1917): Low Tide Belle Island Whitby, watercolour signed 28cm x 38cm


5029

Sold For £460

Lot 40

Augustus William Enness (British 1876-1948): 'Fishing Coble in Whitby Harbour', oil on canvas signe...

Augustus William Enness (British 1876-1948): 'Fishing Coble in Whitby Harbour', oil on canvas signed 23cm x 34cm

Estimate : £400 - £600

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 41

Walter Linsley Meegan (British c1860-1944): Whitby, oil on board signed 23cm x 38cm ...

Walter Linsley Meegan (British c1860-1944): Whitby, oil on board signed 23cm x 38cm


W17297

Sold For £420

Lot 42

Edwin John Ellis (British 1841-1895): Fisherman on the Foreshore, oil on canvas signed 24cm x 44cm ...

Edwin John Ellis (British 1841-1895): Fisherman on the Foreshore, oil on canvas signed 24cm x 44cm


5023

Sold For £280

Lot 43

Sidney Valentine Gardner (Staithes Group 1869-1957): Coble Running for Shelter Whitby, oil on canv...

Sidney Valentine Gardner (Staithes Group 1869-1957): Coble Running for Shelter Whitby, oil on canvas board signed 24cm x 34cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


B18517

Sold For £220

Lot 44

Abraham Hulk Snr. (Dutch 1813-1897): Fishing Boats in Open Water, 17cm x 25cm ...

Abraham Hulk Snr. (Dutch 1813-1897): Fishing Boats in Open Water, 17cm x 25cm

Estimate : £300 - £500

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 45

Edwin John Ellis (British 1842-1895): Paddle Steamer in heavy weather towing a Sailing Boat into Wh...

Edwin John Ellis (British 1842-1895): Paddle Steamer in heavy weather towing a Sailing Boat into Whitby Harbour, watercolour with scratching out heightened in white signed 38cm x 72cm


5026

Sold For £280

Lot 46

Henry Barlow Carter (British 1804-1868): Returning to Staithes in Rough Seas, watercolour with scra...

Henry Barlow Carter (British 1804-1868): Returning to Staithes in Rough Seas, watercolour with scratching out signed and dated 1859, 54cm x 73cm


5022

Sold For £650

Lot 47

Albert Ernest Markes (British 1865-1901): Waves breaking at the Cliff Foot, watercolour signed 62cm...

Albert Ernest Markes (British 1865-1901): Waves breaking at the Cliff Foot, watercolour signed 62cm x 52cm


B15389

Sold For £120

Lot 48

James Webb (British 1825-1895) Shakespeare Cliff Dover, oil on canvas signed and dated '67, 50cm x ...

James Webb (British 1825-1895) Shakespeare Cliff Dover, oil on canvas signed and dated '67, 50cm x 75cm

Estimate : £1200 - £1800

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 49

Follower of William Collins RA (British 1788-1847): 'After the Storm', oil on canvas signed and dat...

Follower of William Collins RA (British 1788-1847): 'After the Storm', oil on canvas signed and dated 1817, 62cm x 75cm

Estimate : £800 - £1200

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 50

Otto Brandt (German 1828-1892): Boy in a Red Waistcoat, oil on canvas signed 16.5cm x 14cm ...

Otto Brandt (German 1828-1892): Boy in a Red Waistcoat, oil on canvas signed 16.5cm x 14cm

Estimate : £500 - £700

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 51

Walter Langley (Newlyn School 1852-1922) - Portrait of a Gentleman in a Fur Hat and Red Coat, wate...

Walter Langley (Newlyn School 1852-1922) - Portrait of a Gentleman in a Fur Hat and Red Coat, watercolour signed c.1907, 31cm x 22cm Provenance: purchased by the vendor from Bonhams Knightsbridge 18th September 2007. A sketch of the same man (sold by Morphets Harrogate 26th Nov. 2015) was sent by the artist to the English Arts and Crafts Furniture Designer and Architect Ernest Gimson Xmas 1907

Estimate : £1200 - £1800

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 52

Walter Langley (Newlyn School 1852-1922) - Portrait of an Elderly Woman, watercolour signed c.1907...

Walter Langley (Newlyn School 1852-1922) - Portrait of an Elderly Woman, watercolour signed c.1907, 31cm x 22cm Provenance: purchased by the vendor from Bonhams Knightsbridge 18th September 2007.


B44692

Sold For £1100

Lot 53

David W Haddon (British fl.1884-1914): 'One of the Crew', oil on board signed and dated '97, 29cm x...

David W Haddon (British fl.1884-1914): 'One of the Crew', oil on board signed and dated '97, 29cm x 22cm


5018

Sold For £780

Lot 54

Ralph Todd (Newlyn School 1856-1932): Fisher-Girl Waiting on the Shore, watercolour signed 38cm x 5...

Ralph Todd (Newlyn School 1856-1932): Fisher-Girl Waiting on the Shore, watercolour signed 38cm x 54cm

Estimate : £1000 - £1500

NS

Lot Unsold

Lot 55

Harold Knight (Staithes Group 1874-1961): 'Ella...', pencil sketch signed in pencil, titled and dat...

Harold Knight (Staithes Group 1874-1961): 'Ella...', pencil sketch signed in pencil, titled and dated 1913 in pen 16.5cm x 13cm DDS - Artist's resale rights may apply to this lot


5007

Sold For £420

Lot 56

B S W (19th/20th century): Portrait of a Gypsy Woman, oil on canvas signed with monogram and dated ...

B S W (19th/20th century): Portrait of a Gypsy Woman, oil on canvas signed with monogram and dated '99, 24cm x 19cm


3137

Sold For £100